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I have the chance to step up to a GTX 780 from my 770 to play BF4. I play at 2560x1440 on High settings and no AA. It would cost me $250 to step up to the 780. Do you guys think it would be worth it, is the 780 that much better than the 770??
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It depends on how much it means to you. Personally, the amount of money it costs to step up is only a little less than I usually want to spend on a new card. That being said, I probably would not do it, but it's entirely up to you.
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Is your 770 a 2GB card? I have a feeling that a 780 would be a substantial improvement at that resolution
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I want to be able to maintain 55-60 fps threw out game play. Currently with my 770 and BF3 that isn't a problem at all. Its butter smooth....
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I have the chance to step up to a GTX 780 from my 770 to play BF4. I play at 2560x1440 on High settings and no AA. It would cost me $250 to step up to the 780. Do you guys think it would be worth it, is the 780 that much better than the 770??

yes it is, especially at 1440p.

what model 780?
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Just the vanilla Evga 780.
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I have the chance to step up to a GTX 780 from my 770 to play BF4. I play at 2560x1440 on High settings and no AA. It would cost me $250 to step up to the 780. Do you guys think it would be worth it, is the 780 that much better than the 770??
I am on the same boat as you. BF4 Beta was pushing around 2GB of memory on my EVGA SC 770. I watched a Linus Tech Tips YouTube video with benchmarks of an overclocked 780 beating the new R9 290x overclocked. I believe my 2GB memory will be the limitation on BF4.
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I would go for it, although I'm a bit biased tongue.gif

For that resolution though, definitely. You should see some pretty significant performance improvements.
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